Montauk Point


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Montauk Point

(mŏn`tôk'), eastern extremity of the south peninsula of Long Island, SE N.Y. Approximately 115 mi (190 km) E of Manhattan, it is the easternmost point of the state. It has been the site of a lighthouse since 1795. The area is included in Montauk Point State Park.
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Carney, a Long Island bartender and rugby player, began his race on August 17th from Montauk Point, NY and is expected to arrive in San Diego, CA sometime in the first week of October.
The team has responsibility for areas within the police district, as well as for the remaining eastern town-ships stretching to Montauk Point on the south fork of Long Island and Orient Point on the north fork.
Kaminsky, who writes an outdoors column for The New York Times, did what many ardent fishermen only dream about - he took off an entire month to fish the autumn run of stripped bass at Montauk Point on Long Island.
The strike territory extends from southern Duchess County through the City and to Montauk Point.
Yesterday afternoon helicopter search teams and boats were still trying to track down the beacon off the coast of Montauk Point, on the eastern tip of New York's Long Island.
After the Revolutionary War, the new federal government was especially concerned about approaches to New York, already a center for trade, and chose to erect its first lighthouse in 1797 at Montauk Point, Long Island.
Members of the multi-agency team working on the Fire Island to Montauk Point Reformulation Study met last week to discuss the overall vision for the project.
Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company (GLDD) of Oak Brook, Illinois, has been awarded a US$23,383,400 firm-fixed-price contract with options for Fire Island Inlet to Montauk Point, Fire Island Emergency Stabilization, Robert Moses State Park to Lonelyville Reach, with an estimated completion date of April 15, 2015.
In addition, her illustration of the Ground Nut plant, a food plant Rowlandson frequently refers to in her book, was selected to be part of the permanent exhibit at the Montauk Point Lighthouse Museum on the eastern most tip of Long Island, N.
Henry Osmers was born in Brooklyn, New York, and has worked as tour director and lighthouse historian at the Montauk Point Lighthouse since 2001 where he has entertained visitors with tales of its exciting history.
The AT&T 3G network on Long Island now extends from New York City through Nassau, Suffolk Counties out to Montauk Point and covers Fire Island, Shelter Island and Fisher's Island.